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mule ears

Syllabification: mule ears

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of mule ears in English:

plural noun

[usually treated as singular]
A sunflowerlike composite plant of the western US, with large oval leaves.
  • Genus Wyethia, family Compositae: several species, including the yellow-flowered gray mule ears (W. helenioides), with gray-haired leaves and very large bracts, and the white-flowered white mule ears (W. helianthoides)

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